This year’s African Leadership Forum (ALF) will engage high-level decision-makers and people of influence to deliberate the prospect of promoting good natural resource management for socio-economic transformation in Africa. The Forum will be convened in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania from 29 – 30 August by H.E. Benjamin Mkapa, former President of the United Republic of Tanzania. The organisation will be managed by UONGOZI Institute. It will feature an opening plenary, with speeches by H.E. Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, President of the United Republic of Tanzania and H.E. Mkapa, as well as three closed thematic sessions.
The ALF 2019 aims to:
- Explore the basic principles for managing land, wildlife, fishery and forestry resources to foster socio-economic transformation in Africa;
- Share good practice, experiences and lessons learnt in combating illicit practices/trade in wildlife, fishery and forestry resources in Africa; and
- Discuss the African perspective of climate change and its impact on land, wildlife, fishery and forestry